A fabric of defeat the politics of South Carolina millhands, 1910-1948 / Bryant Simon

Author(s): Simon, Bryant
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Subjects: South Carolina--Politics and government--1865-1950
United States--Politics and government--20th century
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Textile workers--South Carolina--Political activity--History--20th century
Cotton textile industry--South Carolina--History--20th century
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c1998
LC Classification: H, HD
Table of Contents: Acknowledgments
Introduction 1
Ch. 1. The Man for Office Is Cole Blease 11
Ch. 2. Bleasism in Decline, 1924-1930 36
Ch. 3. Searching for Answers to the Great Depression 59
Ch. 4. We the People of the U.S.A.: New Deal Americanism on the Mill Hills 79
Ch. 5. Mr. Roosevelt Ain't Going to Stand for This: New Deal Battles, 1933-1934 90
Ch. 6. The General Textile Strike, September 1934 109
Ch. 7. The Enthronement of Textile Labor: The 1934 Governor's Race 123
Ch. 8. When Votes Don't Add Up: Olin D. Johnston and the Workers' Compensation Act, 1935-1937 137
Ch. 9. Fighting for the Right to Strike, 1935-1936 151
Ch. 10. They Don't Like Us because We're Lintheads: The Highway Fight, 1935-1937 167
Ch. 11. The Carpetbaggers Are Coming: The 1938 Senate Race 188
Ch. 12. The New Politics of Race, 1938-1948 219
Conclusion 237
Appendix 241
Notes 247
Bibliography 305
Index 337
Alternate Titles: Issued in other form: Original (DLC) 97030011 (OCoLC)37341448
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Notes: Invalid LCCN: 97030011
ISBN: 0807864498 (electronic bk.) :$49.95
ISBN: 0807824011
ISBN: 0807847046 (pbk.)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 247-335) and index
Reproduction notes: Electronic reproduction. Boulder, Colo. : NetLibrary, 2000. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to NetLibrary affiliated libraries
Physical Description: xiv, 345 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
OCLC Number: 45730437
ISBN/ISSN: 0807864498
0807824011
0807847046

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